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File #: 26602    Version: 1 Name: Cafe entrance width
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 6/4/2012 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: 6/12/2012 Final action: 6/19/2012
Enactment date: 6/27/2012 Enactment #: ORD-12-00088
Title: Amending Section 9.13(5)(d)7. of the Madison General Ordinances to change the maximum sidewalk café entrance width from 5 feet to 6 feet.
Sponsors: Michael E. Verveer, Scott J. Resnick
Fiscal Note
No appropriation is required.
Title
Amending Section 9.13(5)(d)7. of the Madison General Ordinances to change the maximum sidewalk café entrance width from 5 feet to 6 feet.
Body
DRAFTER'S ANALYSIS:  This ordinance changes the maximum width of a sidewalk café entrance from 5 feet to 6 feet wide.  This ordinance should be considered at the same time as the companion resolution, Legistar #26579, making the identical change to the Regulations Governing Vending on the State Street Mall/Capitol Concourse.
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The Common Council of the City of Madison do hereby ordain as follows:
      Paragraph 7. of Subdivision (d) entitled "Café Placement and Dimensions" of Subsection (5) entitled "Citywide (Non-Mall/Concourse) Sidewalk Cafe Licenses" of Section 9.13 entitled "License For Selling on Public Streets" of the Madison General Ordinances is amended to read as follows:
"7.      shall have at least one (1) unobstructed entrance of at least three feet (3') and not more than fivesix feet (56') in width, the position of which allows sufficient access to the public entrance to/egress from the restaurant."